Organized in 1880, the object of the Firemen's Association of the State of Pennsylvania shall be for the general improvement of the fire service throughout the state; to provide protection to disabled fire fighters and to those dependent upon them, through legislation enactment; to open upon the best manner and means for the fighting of fires and public fire safety education; to promote the organization of fire companies and fire departments in communities in need of such protection, and encourage a fraternal friendship among firefighters.
Our staff and their children and grandchildren enjoyed a fun-filled, educational Take Your Child to Work Day at PEMA headquarters! Families learned about:
🚨 How we manage emergencies ✋ Hands-only CPR and other lifesaving techniques 🌪 Severe weather in PA and how to stay safe ☎️ When to call 9-1-1 and how response is coordinated
Everyone also got to check out the inside of some emergency vehicles 🚔 ...and meet Sparky the Fire Dog! 🔥 Thanks to everyone who supported today's events. Susquehanna Township EMS Progress Fire 32 Pennsylvania Office of the State Fire Commissioner PA State Police Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) Pennsylvania Department of Health ... See MoreSee Less